Executive Director Jack Cole and Speaker Eric Sterling will participate in the panel discussion “Effectively Making the Case for Legalization” at this year’s DPA conference. Jack Cole is recognized as one of America’s foremost authorities on the failures of America’s drug policies and Eric has unmatched knowlege of the sentencing guidelines currently being used in the current judicial system. Also on the panel will be Cliff Thornton, an expert of the effect of the drug war on people of color, and Jacob Sullum author of Just Say Yes: In Defense of Drug Use. Each speaker will discuss their experiences and provide information on how to effectively frame the legalization argument for different audiences in different places. A very informative panel discussion to be sure.